While reading the newsletter of the Society of Cartographers at the end of last year, TOTD came across a reference to the M96 motorway. You can view an air photo of it here: http://maps.live.com/default.aspx?v=2&FORM=LMLTCC&cp=51.991322~-1.683848&style=h&lvl=17&tilt=-90&dir=0&alt=-1000&phx=0&phy=0&phscl=1&encType=1 “But it looks like an airfield”, I …

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Here’s a good example of one of those why-does-the-news-seem-so-far-behind kind of things.  TOTD is certain this ‘news’ was shown on a tv documentary a couple of years back.  So why did physorg only get hold of it in December of last …

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